Dell Latitude D with Samsung screen view large image. As a machine designed for business use, the D provides only a single speaker in the upper left corner that provides expectedly underwhelming sound with poor overall clarity. Compared to previous notebooks I have handled including the HP DV, the D feels far more robust, rigid, and solid. UPS did not lose it the second time around. In hotter environments, I have noticed that the fan come on more frequently, although the noise is still only moderate even when the fan ramps up to higher speeds. This website uses cookies to improve your experience.

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Dell Latitude D Review (pics, specs)

Browse By Laptop Model. Enter Your Dell Service Tag. The result is a low-key and industrial look that draws attention without unnecessary glitz or flash. Having been less than satisfied with a thin-and-light, I decided my next notebook would have to be an ultra-portable, preferably weighing no more than 3 lbs. Not sure which part fits your Dell? Fortunately, light leakage is minimal, uniformity is generally acceptable, and brightness is more than satisfactory, wireoess brighter screens are certainly available on the market.

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Visit our network of sites: I also had the 6-cell battery and when timed I got almost exactly 3-hours of usage when having the screen brightness set to half wureless wi-fi on. Contact Us chat, email, support.

The charcoal grey and latitue accent look really is great. This is definitely an acceptable amount for a battery that is flush with the notebook.


Dell Latitude D420 Review (pics, specs)

Although not included on my del, one such feature that stands out is the optional UPEK finger print reader that can be incorporated between the two lower mouse buttons. With this information we can show you exact match replacements and compatible replacements.

Ports The D offers a reasonable selection of ports in the limited space available, although more USB ports and perhaps an S-Video and DVI port would have been certainly been nice although these are available via various expansion and dock options. Although IBM, Toshiba, Acer, and several others offered competing ultra-portables, Dell seemed to provide the most competitive pricing thanks mostly to educational EPP discounts along with the most comprehensive warranty services, making the ultimate choice of the newer D a bit simpler.

My ordering experience was good up until the delivery point. ULV processors drain less power and produce less heat, simultaneously reducing the need for bulkier cooling solutions and improving both weight and longevity. The steel screen hinges provide firm movement, and the magnesium-alloy casing provides resilient protection while avoiding unnecessary creaking. There dfll light leakage at the bottom of the D screen, but nothing outrageous.

Whether this is a positive or negative is up to personal preference, but the screen certainly trades vividness of colors for reduced delp.

In addition, the pointer stick can be tapped to perform a click for improved productivity, and the touchpad can be set up with both vertical and horizontal scrolling options if so desired.

The build quality and sheer usability and form factor of the D make it great.

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lztitude Just as is the case with glossy screens, using the D outside is less than optimal in direct sunlight, but still certainly a possibility, although from my personal experience glossy screens seemed to be easier to read outdoors. Fortunately, however, the fan is generally whisper quiet and rarely noticeable.


Send In Your Dell Laptop. Dell Laptop Repair Service Center. Finally, the upper right side of the notebook seems to become substantially warmer than cell rest of the unit over extended use, although based on my experiences the D has still been generally cool enough to be used on my lap.

Automatically find compatible parts using your Dell service tag. In the below results of Super Pi calculated to 2 million digits of accuracy you can see the D performs better than the old Latitude X1, but is not nearly as fast as the old D However, to me this is not the most important aspect of an ultraportable. When given the opportunity for an upgrade, my next purchase was heavily influenced by this oppressive experience with the DV In terms of battery life with the 6-cell, in my limited testing I have averaged a bit over three hours with Wi-Fi on and maximum screen brightness while composing documents, surfing the web, and listening to music.

The brightness on the Samsung screen is fantastic though, from reports in the NotebookReview. Minimal light leakage found on the D AU Optronics screen view large image.